155,283 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,865 images, 60,056 bibliographic items, 438,388 distributional records.

Haematococcus zimbabwiensis Pockock

Publication details
Haematococcus zimbabwiensis Pockock 1960: 21, fig. 5J

Published in: Pocock, M.A. (1960). Haematococcus in southern Africa. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 36: 5-55.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Haematococcus is Haematococcus pluvialis Flotow.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Great Zimbabwe, southern Rhodesia (Pocock 1960: 23). Type: fig. 5, J: December 1957; rain-water pools on low granite outcrop between Acropolis and Valley of Ruins; associated with 'Rosy Rotifer' (Philodina roseola) and a second, much larger rotifer, also rosy. (Silva 1996-to date

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Buchheim, M.A., Sutherland, D.M., Buchheim, J.A. & Wolf, M. (2013). The blood alga: phylogeny of Haemotococcus (Chlorophyceae) inferred from ribosomal RNA gene sequence data. European Journal of Phycology 48(3): 318-329.

Created: 02 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 19 January 2015 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 860 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=51665

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 May 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio